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2.7M Europeans affected by Facebook, Cambridge Analytica scandal

2.7M Europeans affected by Facebook, Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook estimates that data of about 87 million users worldwide has been harvested. When someone has their setting turned off, we don't use this technology to identify them in photos, Facebook D...

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You may be able to control future Apple iPhones without touching them

You may be able to control future Apple iPhones without touching them

So far, every iPhone model has used a flat display. For those unaware, the OLED screen of the iPhone X also bends inward from the bottom but is not visible to the human eye. While we're still ge...

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At least 14 killed in Canadian hockey bus crash

At least 14 killed in Canadian hockey bus crash

Some 100 parents and grandparents of some of the players on the bus gathered at a church in Nipawin, a local pastor told CTV . "There have been multiple fatalities, our whole community is in shock"...

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Razer launches its digital game store

Razer launches its digital game store

At the launch of the platform, Razer announced a partnership with Ubisoft , thanks to which the players will be able to buy titles like Assassin's Creed Origins and South Park: The Fractured but Wh...

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IPhone XI curved OLED screen could use touchless gesture response

IPhone XI curved OLED screen could use touchless gesture response

According to Bloomberg , Apple is working on touchless screen interaction and curved screens for future models. Previously debuting pressure-sensitive displays called 3D touch, gesture-based...

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Facebook admits secretly deleting Zuckerberg messages

Facebook admits secretly deleting Zuckerberg messages

The Federal Election Commission, the country's campaign finance watchdog, is seeking public comment on new online-ad-disclosure requirements that would cover candidates and could require more disc...

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Patrick Reed storms to Masters lead but big names are lurking

Patrick Reed storms to Masters lead but big names are lurking

And Thomas followed his distasteful opening-round 74 with a 67 and is in contention to win his second consecutive major (he was the 2017 PGA Championship winner). That's impressive. We were thinking t...

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Facebook caught deleting Mark Zuckerberg's messages without notifying users

Facebook caught deleting Mark Zuckerberg's messages without notifying users

Zuckerberg is scheduled to testify before a Congressional committee on the scandal next week. The company typically only removes conversations that violate its community standards against attackin...

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"Facing 5 pm Surrender Deadline, " Brazil's Ex President Lula Remains Defiant

Ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva , a fallen giant of leftwing politics and still frontrunner in Brazil's October presidential elections, was deciding Friday whether to resist an order to surren...

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Samsung Electronics estimates 56 percent jump in profit

Samsung Electronics estimates 56 percent jump in profit

Semiconductors play a vital role for the Korean tech company, and a year ago they accounted for 65.6 percent of the company's overall operating profit. "I think lower marketing costs for the mobile bu...

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Chevrolet Cruze, Malibu, and Spark Show Their Teeth

Chevrolet Cruze, Malibu, and Spark Show Their Teeth

A new infotainment system, called Chevrolet Infotainment 3, should be standard in the Cruze , matched to a seven-inch touchscreen. The refreshed Spark joins the 2019 Malibu, Cruze and Camaro as...

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Microsoft is bringing ransomware protection to Office 365 Personal and Home

Microsoft is bringing ransomware protection to Office 365 Personal and Home

Tools to help keep your information secure and private. Additionally, Microsoft Office documents you attach to these emails are encrypted even after downloading, so if the recipient shares or forwards...

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Moto G6 lineup set to debut on 19 April

Moto G6 lineup set to debut on 19 April

If you analyzed the invite, it's green background match the green wallpaper in the Moto G6 leaks . As per reports , the Moto G6 will come with a 5.7-inch IPS " Max Vision " display (2160×1080 ...

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The Pixel 3 gets a call-out in the AOSP

However, as with Google's tradition, we might see the company unveiling the Pixel 3 in October 2018, just after Apple launches its new iPhones. While Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are natural choices, ...

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Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo manual confirms dual rear camera, removable battery

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo manual confirms dual rear camera, removable battery

If anything, there's too damn much, leaving you with a phone priced as much as your monthly mortgage payment. The available resources confirm that the phone will use a Super AMOLED Infinity Display...

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Tim Tebow hits three-run homer on first pitch in Double-A

Tim Tebow hits three-run homer on first pitch in Double-A

Last season, the former National Football League quarterback homered to the opposite field in his first plate appearance for the Columbia Fireflies. His overall numbers weren't terribly impressive, as...

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Australia, Canada, England win Commonwealth Games pool golds

Australia, Canada, England win Commonwealth Games pool golds

The home crowd were served up a treat in the Anna Meares Velodrome as Australia created history with their world record-winning 4,000m gold. Horton's victory delivered Australia its first swimming g...

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Whatsapp Android Beta Version Launched To Lock Voice Message Recording

Whatsapp Android Beta Version Launched To Lock Voice Message Recording

The feature on Android beta works similar to what is offered on the iPhone. With the new feature, users will be able to lock the voice recording button instead of holding onto to it as seen in curre...

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Apple Redesigned Mac Pro in new look and release on 2019

Apple Redesigned Mac Pro in new look and release on 2019

There are going to be other advantages of owning the Mac Pro , starting with the advanced hardware. Tom Boger, the senior director of the Mac hardware product marketing told TechCrunch that "we w...

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RBI's Urjit Patel says still wary of upside risks to inflation

RBI's Urjit Patel says still wary of upside risks to inflation

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in its first bi-monthly monetary policy for FY19, kept the key rate on hold for the fourth straight time on Thursday. Banking shares of SBI, Bank of Baroda, HD...

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OnePlus Bullet Wireless headphones May Launch Alongside OnePlus 6

OnePlus Bullet Wireless headphones May Launch Alongside OnePlus 6

OnePlus is gearing up to launch its next flagship device - the OnePlus 6 soon . The latest Bluetooth listing confirmed a OnePlus Bullets Wireless headset which looks like it is the follow up for...

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Amazon wants more Alexa-powered lamps in the home

Amazon wants more Alexa-powered lamps in the home

With ESP technology, an Echo speaker that is on your nightstand will respond to you before your tablet does if it's further away. That's because Alexa lacked voice triggering on the Fire 7 and ...

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Facebook suspects 300000 Australians had data shared with Cambridge Analytica

Soon after that bombshell, Zuckerberg addressed a crisis that's been building since revelations last month that political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica improperly accessed data on millions o...

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An Apple, Samsung search for 'competition' to now throw up Google

An Apple, Samsung search for 'competition' to now throw up Google

Google plans on releasing Google Pixel 3 in three different variants, one of which will target the mid-range market. Introducing a more affordable option could help Google solidify its position in I...

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Buhari, APC, Saraki, Dogara, others mourn as Senator Bukar dies

Buhari, APC, Saraki, Dogara, others mourn as Senator Bukar dies

President Muhammadu Buhari , Wednesday, mourned the death of Senator Mustapha Bukar, who represented Katsina North constituency. President Buhari also condoled with the family, friends and profess...

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CRPF men mowed down by force vehicle

CRPF men mowed down by force vehicle

More than 150 people including many security personnel have been injured in stone-pelting incidents and use for force by the uniformed men. Two CRPF personnel died on spot and injuries to others. CRPF...

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Tinder Letting Some Users Add Looping Video to Their Profile

Tinder Letting Some Users Add Looping Video to Their Profile

The idea is to show off a little bit of a user's personality to increase the odds that he/she will receive right swipes. But at only two-seconds long, Loops are not as intimidating as posting a "rea...

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Mark Zuckerberg Will Testify Before Congress Next Week

Mark Zuckerberg Will Testify Before Congress Next Week

The catalyst for the hearings is how Facebook data was obtained by Cambridge Analytica, a data firm hired by Donald Trump's campaign during the 2016 election. This will take you to a brand new windo...

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'Fortnite' vending machines should help to level the Battle Royale playing field

'Fortnite' vending machines should help to level the Battle Royale playing field

The fortnightly patch schedule will alternate with the new Content Updates , confirmed a PR spokesperson, and won't affect the weekly content for the game. For example, Legendary Vending Machines ...

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Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to testify before Congress April 11

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to testify before Congress April 11

Zuckerberg, the 33-year-old founder of Facebook, has also been invited to testify at hearings by the Senate's judiciary and commerce committees, but they have not released any word about his potenti...

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